Volunteer Opportunities

At New Friends New Life, we believe everyone has something to contribute, so we place individuals where they are most passionate and gifted to aid the women, youth and children in the following programs: 

Women’s Program

Youth Resource Center (YRC)

Children’s Program

Economic Empowerment Program

Men’s Advocacy Program (auxiliary group)

Circle of Friends (auxiliary group)

To get started:

  1. Find an opportunity that is of interest to you

  2. Create an account on our volunteer page

  3. RSVP to the next Volunteer Orientation (January 16th 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

  4. If volunteering at the ProtectHER and DefendHER levels then submit a background check form and RSVP to the next Intensive Training (January 24th 6:30 pm - 9 pm)

  5. Meal Donation (For All Programs)

SupportHER level

Low Involvement Opportunities
  • Women’s snack donations

  • Women’s item donations

  • Women’s meal donations

  • YRC item donations

  • YRC family dinner donations

  • YRC grocery list fulfillment

  • Children’s item donations

ProtectHER level

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  • Conversation buddy (Wednesday nights)

  • Dinner set-up/take-down (Wednesday nights)

  • Special events assistance (holiday celebrations, birthdays, baby showers, others)

  • Guest teach a class (must be specialized or licensed to teach something that can be related to Occupational, Physical, Mental or Spiritual Wellness. Examples include meditation, painting, DIY beauty products, cooking, budgeting)

DefendHER level

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  • Childcare

  • Academic tutor (looking for experience tutors in GED, ACT/SAT and subject specific matters)

  • On-going classes (if you are licensed and looking to teach a weekly class. Examples: Zumba, Art, Yoga)

  • Bible study facilitator (looking for an experience person to help lead Thursday evening Bible study)

  • Professional mentor (one on one mentoring for a woman looking for a job in your field. This is subject to availability)